Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. - Archive (Blog)

2019
February
15,
2019
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas 86th Legislative Session. ...
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February
01,
2019
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas 86th Legislative Session. ...
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January
25,
2019
Click here for the latest legislative updates from our Policy & Advocacy team on the Texas 86th Legislative Session. ...
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January
22,
2019
Systems change efforts sometimes grapple with a tension between: a) urgency to address brokenness that continues to do harm, and b) patience to gather enough resources and the right leaders to be effective and successful. Strategies to reduce health ...
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January
14,
2019
By now, you’ve probably seen and heard plenty of advertisements on how to get fit in 2019. For many, it’s a goal set at the start of the new year. However, making too many resolutions can be overwhelming which is why some folks often break them early...
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January
04,
2019
With days to go before the start of the 86th Legislative Session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries is gearing up to review hundreds of bills impacting the health and well-being of all Texans, especially our most vulnerable citizens. In this newsletter...
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2018
December
21,
2018
Tears of joy rolled down Maria’s face, as she touched one of the glittery ornaments on her new Christmas tree. Maria, a client at Methodist Healthcare Ministries’ Wesley Health & Wellness Center, is one of the sixty-five individuals and families who ...
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December
21,
2018
Since the first Europeans set foot in the Americas, racism has been a defining factor in the health and well-being of people inhabiting this land. As long as some people continue to benefit from a conscious or subconscious belief that they are superi...
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December
14,
2018
With less than a month to go before the start of the 86th Legislative Session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries is gearing up to review hundreds of bills impacting the health and well-being of all Texans, especially our most vulnerable citizens. In th...
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December
11,
2018
Parties, food, Christmas movies, and music are some of the many ways people celebrate the holiday season. In addition, there’s shopping and decorating going on everywhere. It’s inevitable to steer away from the festivities around us. For many, the ho...
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December
10,
2018
The vision of Methodist Healthcare Ministries is “to be the leader for improving wellness of the least served." In that spirit, Methodist Healthcare Ministries strives to promote a sense of health equity across the 74 counties we serve and to reduce ...
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November
12,
2018
Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. is proud to give a shout out to our funded partners in Texas’ Coastal Bend, as they participate in the 10th Annual Coastal Bend Day of Giving, a one-day charitable challenge, beginning at midnight ...
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October
29,
2018
Methodist Healthcare Ministries’ new President & CEO poised to take mission and vision to become the leader for improving wellness of the least served to new heights. ...
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October
26,
2018
With a service area of 74 counties across South Texas, and multiple methods in which the organization accomplishes its mission of “Serving Humanity to Honor God,” ensuring that there is fingerprint of quality across the organization is a mission-crit...
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August
30,
2018
A glance at opioid addiction in South Texas, and the ways Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc. is combating the epidemic. ...
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July
18,
2018
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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July
13,
2018
During the 85th legislative session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries tracked roughly 1,400 bills, supported over 500 bills, and worked to assist the passage of 224 laws that affect access to health care for Texas families. Keep up to date on how thos...
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May
25,
2018
Like the ebb and flow of nature, human existence similarly goes through ups and downs. ...
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May
22,
2018
Methodist Healthcare Ministries is composed of diverse team members all working together with one common goal: "Serving Humanity to Honor God." Throughout the year, we feature the stories of team members who have been nominated by co-workers for how ...
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May
22,
2018
During the 85th legislative session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries tracked roughly 1,400 bills, supported over 500 bills, and worked to assist the passage of 224 laws that affect access to health care for Texas families. Keep up to date on how thos...
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May
18,
2018
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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April
27,
2018
During the 85th legislative session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries tracked roughly 1,400 bills, supported over 500 bills, and worked to assist the passage of 224 laws that affect access to health care for Texas families. Keep up to date on how thos...
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April
13,
2018
A message from Methodist Healthcare Ministries' first president & CEO. ...
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April
05,
2018
I was eight years old when I first encountered Methodist Healthcare Ministries. At first, I knew little of all the amazing ways Methodist Healthcare Ministries served its communities, but I was about to go on a journey that would open my eyes to ever...
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March
28,
2018
Before you start your workday, enjoy your morning coffee with brew from Methodist Healthcare Ministries. This is your daily dose of stories that speak to the heart of our organization, paired with your favorite cup of joe! ...
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March
22,
2018
Starting in 2017, Methodist Healthcare Ministries shifted its funding model for FQHC partners to a value-based grants model to better improve the health of those least served. With this new grant structure, our organization funds to obtain healthier ...
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March
22,
2018
During the 85th legislative session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries tracked roughly 1,400 bills, supported over 500 bills, and worked to assist the passage of 224 laws that affect access to health care for Texas families. Keep up to date on how thos...
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March
06,
2018
As a health care organization affiliated with Methodism, I think it’s important to celebrate the wisdom, pragmatism, and vision of “Primitive Physick or, an Easy and Natural Method of Curing Most Diseases,” written by John Wesley. ...
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March
02,
2018
During the 85th legislative session, Methodist Healthcare Ministries tracked roughly 1,400 bills, supported over 500 bills, and worked to assist the passage of 224 laws that affect access to health care for Texas families. Keep up to date on how thos...
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February
14,
2018
During the 85th legislative period, Methodist Healthcare Ministries tracked roughly 1,400 bills, supported over 500 bills, and worked to assist the passage of 224 laws that affect access to health care for Texas families. Keep up to date on how those...
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